Minjarez & Taylor Class News

4th Grade - River Place Elementary -May 9, 2016

Schedule Changes for STAAR Testing

Students will test with their homeroom teacher. The following schedule is for Monday and Tuesday STAAR testing:

8:00-12:30 STAAR Testing (Includes directions and 4 hour block testing time)

12:30-1:00 Lunch

1:00-1:50 Specials

1:50-2:20 Recess

Preparing for STAAR Testing Reminders

* Students should get a good nights sleep and eat a healthy breakfast

* Bring a healthy snack that is not too messy. Think protein! Lunch isn't until 12:30!

* Bring labeled water bottle.

* Bring a light jacket, sweatshirt, or sweater. It helps to dress in layers on testing days.

* Please leave backpacks at home if possible on Monday and Tuesday.

* Please do not bring electronics including cell phones on Monday and Tuesday if possible.

All electronics will be collected, turned off, and locked up during testing.

Upcoming Dates:

Monday, May 9th - Math STAAR

Tuesday, May 10th - Reading STAAR

Friday, May 13th - Special Assembly - Lucas Miller "The Singing Zoologist"

Thursday, May 19th - Growing Up Video for 4th graders

Friday, May 20th - RPE Leadership Celebration - 7:45am

Monday, May 23rd - No School (bad weather make up day)

Monday, May 30th - No School

Tuesday, May 31st- Student Led Conferences

Wednesday, June 1st - Field Trip to McKinney Roughs Nature Park

Friday, June 3rd - Last Day of School - Early Release at 11:45am

Don't forget to check out our websites for information about daily schedules, specials rotation schedule, curriculum and more!